Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office detectives are currently
investigating a string of thefts that occurred between December 30, 2013 and
January 4, 2014 in the 1400 block area of Highway 400 near the residences on
The perpetrators stole two (2) stainless steel 3 blade
propellers, four (4) propellers that fit 90 horsepower Yamaha motors, along
with several gas tanks and miscellaneous other items. This area is also accessible by boat from
Lake Verret and it is possible the thieves committed the thefts by boat. We are asking the
public for any assistance in locating the person or persons responsible for
these crimes. If you become aware of
someone suspicious selling these items please contact the Sheriff’s Office.
This investigation is ongoing. Should you have any information concerning
this case, please contact the Criminal Investigative Division at 985-526-1627
or APSO Communications Division at 985-369-2912.